The salary range for this position is $80,000 - $94,895 with an attractive benefits package.
The Birmingham Airport Authority is seeking a Business Development Manager. The incumbent will seek out new real estate and aeronautical and nonaeronautical business development opportunities, including terminal concessions, rental car advertising and general aviation services. Develops and implements marketing plans designed to identify and capture new business opportunities that will maximize the utilization and revenue for the Authority. Effective communication skills are critical to building and maintaining relationships with internal and external stakeholders while also having the knowledge of following and promoting local, federal, and airport industry and Authority guidelines. A bachelor’s degree in any field providing a strong foundation for successful performance of the duties in this job description, or an equivalent combination of education, experience and training totaling four (4) years. Five to seven (5-7) years of progressively responsible experience in strategic business development.
The ideal candidate is an ethical, self-motivated, team player and problem-solver who is adaptable and has a passion for BHM and the aviation industry, with a strong knowledge in business management and economic analysis.
A bachelor’s degree in any field providing a strong foundation for successful performance of the duties in this job description, or
An equivalent combination of education, experience and training totaling four (4) years.
Five to seven (5-7) years of progressively responsible experience in strategic business development that includes substantive work in the range of duties directly related to the responsibilities in this job description.
Aviation business development experience.
A Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Financial Management, or a related field is a plus.
The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
(BHM) is Alabama’s largest airport serving the Greater
Birmingham area and surrounding Southeastern
cities. In 2019, more than 3 million passengers chose
to fly BHM, making it their airport of choice to reach
destinations throughout the United States and around
the world with as little as one stop. BHM presently ranks
in the country’s top 100 airports in terms of passengers
BHM is owned and operated by the Birmingham Airport
Authority, an independent authority autonomous from
local government. The Authority is responsible for the
day-to-day operations and long-term planning for the